Today, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) has officially confirmed the release date for PlayStation VR compatible title, Gran Turismo Sport. The racing tile will arrive on 18th October and as you might expect there are plenty of special editions going to be available.
Pre-orders have already launched on the European PlayStation.Store, with the standard version retailing for £49.99 GBP, while the Digital Deluxe Edition will cost you £59.99. For that extra tenner you’ll get:
- Mazda LM55 Vision GT
- Mitsubishi Lancer Gr.B Rally Car
- Subaru WRX Gr.B Rally Car
- SRT Tomahawk Vision GT
- Ford Mustang Gr.B Rally Car
- Ford Focus Gr.B Rally Car
- Audi R18 TDI
- Audi Sport Quattro S1 Pikes Peak ‘87
- Peugeot RCZ Gr.B Rally Car
- Toyota FT-1 Vision GT Group 3
- GT-R NISMO GT3 N24 Schulze Motorsport
- Corvette C7 Gr.3
- Livery Sticker Pack
- Chrome Racing Helmet
- 2,000,000 credits
But that’s not all. There will be three further editions available for those die-hard fans, the Gran Turismo Sport Collector’s Edition; the Gran Turismo Sport Steel Book Edition and the Gran Turismo Sport Day 1 Edition.
Polyphony Digital has just completed a closed beta phase as it finishes polishing off the title in preparation for launch. It’ll contain three main game modes: Campaign, Sports Mode, and Arcade Mode, although as VRFocus has previously reported, not all of the videogame will be playable in virtual reality (VR). Instead there will be a a VR Tour Mode, which will only allow one-on-one races.
VRFocus will continue its coverage of Gran Turismo Sport, reporting back with any further announcements.